Author Archives: Julie Boydell

WIP Wednesday: Test knitting Twist Socks

I’ve recently found myself test knitting again, this time a pair of socks by the same designer as the previously knit fingerless gloves . The pattern is Twist Socks, by KBJknits, and will be part of the Gold Ribbon Craft Project, a fund-raiser for childhood cancer research and awareness. These patterns are to be released… Continue Reading

Inspiration: Sail Lace Sock

It’s about time that we added projects made with Dyed By Hand Yarns to our website, so we thought we’d start with one of the very first projects ever completed. The pattern is HiyaHiya Sail Lace Socks (Cuff Down) by Qianer Huang, and is available for sale via Ravelry. The above socks were test knit… Continue Reading

WIP Wednesday: Queen Aubrey’s Shawl

Here’s another project I recently started (because I can’t sit still unless I have a WIP in my hands!). This one is called Queen Aubrey’s Lace shawl, and is a circular shawl that I am knitting for my niece’s first birthday and christening. The pattern I’m using is Queen Anne’s Lace by MMario, and this… Continue Reading